Period
to 13 April 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP over the 6 months to 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within SAP SE.

SAP
Central London > City of London
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 85 77 125
Rank change year-on-year -8 +48 +35
Contract jobs citing SAP 54 103 132
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 2.23% 2.54% 1.94%
As % of the Vendors category 6.50% 6.79% 5.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 57 100
10th Percentile £413 £288 £399
25th Percentile £414 £413 £452
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £533 £520 £550
Median % change year-on-year +2.40% -5.45% +4.27%
75th Percentile £595 £588 £644
90th Percentile £714 £680 £676
Central London median daily rate £533 £525 £550
% change year-on-year +1.43% -4.55% +4.76%

SAP is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 831 1,516 2,616
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 34.37% 37.35% 38.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 556 1,091 1,954
10th Percentile £340 £231 £260
25th Percentile £419 £376 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £475 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +3.63%
75th Percentile £600 £588 £588
90th Percentile £688 £656 £660
Central London median daily rate £518 £475 £500
% change year-on-year +8.95% -5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 28 43
10th Percentile £13.42 £12.42 £11.95
25th Percentile £14.56 £12.70 £15.05
Median hourly rate £23.00 £18.70 £19.00
Median % change year-on-year +22.99% -1.58% -
75th Percentile £26.73 £26.63 £24.08
90th Percentile £27.48 £36.47 £33.70
Central London median hourly rate £23.23 £18.70 £19.25
% change year-on-year +24.20% -2.86% -3.75%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing SAP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for SAP in the City of London

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SAP in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for SAP in the City of London

SAP
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SAP in the City of London over the 6 months to 13 April 2021.

Daily rate histogram for SAP in the City of London

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SAP in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for SAP in the City of London

For the 6 months to 13 April 2021, IT contractor jobs citing SAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for SAP.

1 15 (27.78%) Finance
2 13 (24.07%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (16.67%) Migration
3 9 (16.67%) ERP
3 9 (16.67%) Project Management
3 9 (16.67%) SuccessFactors
4 8 (14.81%) AWS
4 8 (14.81%) Project Delivery
5 7 (12.96%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (12.96%) SAP S/4HANA
5 7 (12.96%) QA
5 7 (12.96%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
5 7 (12.96%) SQL
6 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
6 6 (11.11%) Oracle
6 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (11.11%) Azure
6 6 (11.11%) SAP HANA
6 6 (11.11%) Analytics
7 5 (9.26%) SailPoint
7 5 (9.26%) CyberArk
7 5 (9.26%) JIRA
7 5 (9.26%) Data Migration
7 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Excel
7 5 (9.26%) Data Modelling
7 5 (9.26%) Active Directory
7 5 (9.26%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (9.26%) Identity Access Management

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.85%) SAS
2 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.85%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (12.96%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (5.56%) SAP ERP
2 3 (5.56%) SAP FI
3 2 (3.70%) Maximo
3 2 (3.70%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 2 (3.70%) SAP BPC
3 2 (3.70%) SAP CO
3 2 (3.70%) SAP CRM
3 2 (3.70%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (3.70%) SAP HR
3 2 (3.70%) SAP MDG
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (1.85%) SAP APO
4 1 (1.85%) SAP IBP
4 1 (1.85%) SAP MM
4 1 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.67%) SuccessFactors
2 8 (14.81%) AWS
3 6 (11.11%) Azure
4 3 (5.56%) Power Platform
5 2 (3.70%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 1 (1.85%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.85%) SaaS
6 1 (1.85%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) DNS
1 1 (1.85%) Firewall
1 1 (1.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.11%) SAP HANA
2 5 (9.26%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (7.41%) Amazon Redshift
4 3 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (5.56%) Power BI
4 3 (5.56%) SAP BW
4 3 (5.56%) Tableau
5 2 (3.70%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.70%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (3.70%) Yellowfin
6 1 (1.85%) Amazon Aurora
6 1 (1.85%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.85%) Big Data
6 1 (1.85%) Data Lake
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (1.85%) PowerCenter
6 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.85%) Spotfire
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) JIRA
2 1 (1.85%) ERwin
2 1 (1.85%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.85%) LSMW
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle APEX
General
1 15 (27.78%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Banking
3 3 (5.56%) General Ledger
3 3 (5.56%) Legal
3 3 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.56%) Public Sector
3 3 (5.56%) Retail
4 2 (3.70%) Billing
4 2 (3.70%) German Language
4 2 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.85%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.85%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (18.52%) Consultant
2 9 (16.67%) Analyst
3 7 (12.96%) Architect
3 7 (12.96%) Project Manager
3 7 (12.96%) SAP Consultant
4 5 (9.26%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (7.41%) Developer
5 4 (7.41%) SAP Architect
5 4 (7.41%) SAP Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Administrator
6 3 (5.56%) Business Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Data Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) HR Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) SAP Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) SAP Project Manager
6 3 (5.56%) SAP Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.70%) SAP Business Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Senior Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.26%) SailPoint
2 3 (5.56%) XML
3 2 (3.70%) BAPI
3 2 (3.70%) D3.js
3 2 (3.70%) LDAP
3 2 (3.70%) Web Dynpro
4 1 (1.85%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.85%) CSS
4 1 (1.85%) CSS3
4 1 (1.85%) HTML
4 1 (1.85%) HTML5
4 1 (1.85%) NgRx
4 1 (1.85%) SAP Basis
4 1 (1.85%) SAP Fiori
4 1 (1.85%) SAP PI
4 1 (1.85%) SAP Smart Forms
4 1 (1.85%) SOAP
4 1 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.56%) Virtual Team
3 2 (3.70%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (1.85%) FMCG
4 1 (1.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.85%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.07%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (16.67%) ERP
2 9 (16.67%) Migration
2 9 (16.67%) Project Management
3 8 (14.81%) Project Delivery
4 7 (12.96%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (12.96%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (11.11%) Analytics
6 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (9.26%) Data Migration
6 5 (9.26%) Data Modelling
6 5 (9.26%) Identity Access Management
7 4 (7.41%) Business Analysis
7 4 (7.41%) ETL
7 4 (7.41%) Information Security
7 4 (7.41%) Line Management
7 4 (7.41%) Translating Business Requirements
7 4 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (5.56%) SDLC
8 3 (5.56%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.96%) SQL
2 3 (5.56%) Java
3 2 (3.70%) ABAP
3 2 (3.70%) BeanShell
3 2 (3.70%) VB
3 2 (3.70%) VBA
4 1 (1.85%) C#
4 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.85%) Python
4 1 (1.85%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.85%) PMP
2 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.85%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) QA
2 3 (5.56%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.85%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (9.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) NetBackup
1 2 (3.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.11%) Oracle
3 5 (9.26%) CyberArk
3 5 (9.26%) Okta
4 4 (7.41%) ServiceNow
5 2 (3.70%) Ariba
5 2 (3.70%) IBM
5 2 (3.70%) Informatica
5 2 (3.70%) OpenText
5 2 (3.70%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.85%) Alteryx
6 1 (1.85%) Birst
6 1 (1.85%) BT
6 1 (1.85%) Cognos
6 1 (1.85%) Kronos
6 1 (1.85%) SnapLogic
6 1 (1.85%) Talend
6 1 (1.85%) Veeam
6 1 (1.85%) Veritas